The LOGA Group, representing the office of Seed Forum in Russia, are partnering with the Tech Trailblazers Awards to reach even further into the Russian tech startup scene to engage Russia’s finest in enterprise technology with the global awards program.
The LOGA group provide professional services and project expertise for the preparation of startup businesses for professional investors as well as providing the interaction between innovative companies and their future partners.
The LOGA Group provide training sessions and partner with international private investment forums including Seed Forum in Russia, as well as acceleration networks including iHUB.
In partnering with the Tech Trailblazers Awards, Seed Forum Russia country manager and LOGA Group CEO Alexander Loktinov is offering mentoring on how to pitch to investors to the top five Russian startups in the European Trailblazer Cup.
Taking place at Technopark STROGINO in Moscow, the training will include four hours of mentoring on:
· How to make a 30 second power pitch / elevator pitch
· How to make a formal seven minute pitch to investors
· Qualifying startups will have six months to use the mentoring before the offer expires.
The winners of the regional Trailblazer Cups will be formally announced at IP Expo at Earls Court 2 in London on 17th October 2013 and covered on the Tech Trailblazers newsletter along with social media.
About the Tech Trailblazers Awards
Tech Trailblazers is a new concept in awards, designed explicitly for smaller
businesses and startups that are five years old or less and at C-series funding
or below. The awards have low barriers to entry and prizes that not only
recognize startup innovation, but also proactively help startups grow their
businesses with access to exclusive coaching, mentoring and development and
prizes. The awards include the following categories:
· Big Data Trailblazers
· Cloud Trailblazers
· Emerging Markets Trailblazers
· Mobile Trailblazers
· Networking Trailblazers
· Security Trailblazers
· Storage Trailblazers
· Sustainable IT Trailblazers
· Virtualization Trailblazers
In addition to the above categories, all entrants are automatically entered into the
Regional Trailblazers Cup competition free of charge. The Regional Cups
· African and Middle East Trailblazers Cup
· Asian-Pacific Trailblazers Cup
· European Trailblazers Cup
· Latin American Trailblazers Cup
· North American Trailblazers Cup
The Tech Trailblazers Awards prize fund, projected to be worth in excess of $1m, is supported by sponsors and industry partners including AfriLabs, Amoo Venture Capital Advisory, beSUCCESS, bnetTV, China AXLR8R, the Cloud Security Alliance, Computing, DaD Asia Seed Capital, The Data Chain, ExecEvent, GigaOM, GSMA Mobile World Congress, The Green
Grid, The ICEHOUSE, Innovation Warehouse, Launchpad Europe, Lissted, LOGA Group, MIT/Stanford Venture Lab, Mynewsdesk, The Next Silicon Valley, Skolkovo Entrepreneurial Community, Outsource, Prezi, RealWire, Silicon Cape Initiative, StarTau, Startup50, Startup
America, Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA), Tech in Asia,TechNode, TiE Silicon
Valley, ToWave, Wazoku, Ventureburn,